Zsofia Buttel – Careers beyond Research – ELSEVIER

Careers beyond Research – Supporting Research Institutions in Performance Analytics & Strategy 


Zsofia is a Research Management Consultant for the Nordics & Benelux region at Elsevier. She is working closely with Elsevier’s academic, governmental and corporate customers, supporting them to inform strategic research planning, scientific landscaping, benchmarking, as well as evaluating collaborations using Elsevier’s Research Intelligence solutions.

Before joining Elsevier, Zsofia worked as a Molecular Biologist for over 7 years. She is a RuG alumna and a former organizer of the PhD Day. As a researcher she built a specialist knowledge in R&D, worked at an innovative, independent research institute as well as in an academic, and a fast-paced corporate environment in various countries. As an active member of the scientific community she gained valuable insights into Research and Educational Policy. She has diverse interests, owns a beagle and enjoys working with people from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines.


As a result of participating at the above session, participants will understand the ways one can acquire important soft skills through multi-disciplinary collaboration such as committee work / volunteering. The speaker will discuss how to stand out as a job applicant in the industry, share her experiences of the post-PhD job search and working in an information analytics company.